41939-014: THA: BIOMASS POWER PROJECT

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will build a 125 MW biomass power plant using wood waste products (wood chips and wood bark) as fuel. The Project will supply power (90 MW) to the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand under a 25-year power purchase agreement under the small power producers program, as well as to industrial customers in the 304 Industrial Park (21 MW) and for internal consumption (14 MW). Read More

Country Thailand
Borrower/Equity Investment Name BIOMASS CO.
Project Number 41939-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers 7290
Approval Date 13 Jan 2009
Geographical Location The power plant will be located in the 304 Industrial Park in Prachinburi province, about 150 kilometers east of Bangkok.
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Renewable Energy
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Not yet classified
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Daniel Wiedmer
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 2

PDS Creation Date
08 Jul 2008

Last PDS Update
24 Sep 2009

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